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Kuwait, France to sign choppers deal before end of year: Sources

KUWAIT: Kuwaiti-French talks were held recently to prepare for signing a contract to purchase 24 Caracal helicopters at a value of one billion euros, informed sources said. The contract will…

Lessons learned?

On the anniversary of the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait, this article is dedicated to every human being, whether an ordinary citizen, expat or soldier who fought for my country. Aug…

Kuwait marks 25th anniversary of 1990/91 Iraqi Invasion

KUWAIT: Kuwait marks today the 25th anniversary of the Iraqi Invasion, when former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein ordered his troops to advance into Kuwait on the dawn of August 2,…

Fifty roaming taxis ticketed

KUWAIT: Capital traffic officers issued tickets to 50 roaming taxis for obstructing traffic and picking up passengers in undesignated areas. The drivers were given tickets for their violations. Corruption Secretary…

Man stabs coworker to death in Shuwaikh Port

KUWAIT: A man was arrested on charges of killing his coworker in Shuwaikh Port, the police said yesterday. The suspect, an Egyptian driver in his forties, stabbed the victim, a…

Officer hurt in suspect’s chase

KUAIT: A bedoon man’s attempt to escape from a police checkpoint in Saad Al-Abdullah lead to the injury of a policeman who hung on to the car’s door and was…

25 rebels killed in failed Aleppo attack – Syrian Kurd forces say Turkey targeting them

Iraqi Kurds call on PKK to ‘withdraw’ – Death toll mounts as Turkey pounds PKK

Bush not a candidate? – Super PAC spending reveals otherwise

Migrant bids to reach UK sharply down overnight – France sends more police officers to stem the crisis

Cech arrival adds to Arsenal’s style

LONDON: Arsenal have again been cautious spenders in the transfer market but by recruiting Petr Cech, one of the Premier League’s best goalkeepers, they have added some defensive substance to…

Pakistan win T20 thriller

COLOMBO: Shahid Afridi and Anwar Ali played key roles as Pakistan ended a successful tour of Sri Lanka with a thrilling one-wicket victory in the second Twenty20 international in Colombo…